The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank - 68 63
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 0 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.97% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.01% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Median daily rate - £270 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £339
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £170.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +385.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +8.84%
Programmer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
817 889 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 97.26% 95.49% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 657 564
Median daily rate £375 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 38 49
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.74 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured Programmer in the job title.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Programmer across the Bristol region.

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Programmer across the Bristol region.

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Programmer Skill Set
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Programmer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#